Essay on Sexual Assault in the Scoundrel Time Journal

Invited to contribute an essay on my experience in the wake of the Kavanaugh hearings.

Maria Leonard Olsen

Attorney Maria Leonard Olsen is the author of 50 After 50: Reframing the Next Chapter of Your Life (Rowman & Littlefield 2018), in which she writes about how to overcome the continuing effects of trauma and be the best version of yourself that you can be. She can be reached via her website, (Click on “View All Posts” to see the piece I wrote for Scoundrel Time journal on reliving trauma in the wake of the Kavanaugh hearings).


Maria Olsen